The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 75 112 55
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -57
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 145 113 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.14% 2.28% 4.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.92% 9.60% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 135 96 124
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1122 1177 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.30% 23.77% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 917 932 717
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +16 96 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Bradford +2 26 £40,000 +6.66%
Halifax +13 9 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Huddersfield - 1 £30,000 -
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 163 (44.05%) SQL
2 146 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (38.11%) ISTQB
4 100 (27.03%) QA
5 99 (26.76%) SDLC
6 92 (24.86%) Finance
7 83 (22.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 82 (22.16%) System Integration Testing
9 78 (21.08%) Integration Testing
10 73 (19.73%) Test Strategy
11 71 (19.19%) Test Management
11 71 (19.19%) Regression Testing
11 71 (19.19%) Java
12 70 (18.92%) C#
13 67 (18.11%) Test Scripting
14 60 (16.22%) Software Testing
15 57 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
16 55 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 53 (14.32%) UNIX
18 52 (14.05%) .NET
18 52 (14.05%) Microsoft
18 52 (14.05%) Selenium
18 52 (14.05%) System Testing
19 49 (13.24%) Test Automation
20 47 (12.70%) Compatibility Testing
21 45 (12.16%) Non-Functional Testing
22 42 (11.35%) Business Analysis
23 41 (11.08%) HP
23 41 (11.08%) ITIL
24 40 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.54%) Confluence
3 2 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (9.19%) MS Visio
2 33 (8.92%) MS Office
3 23 (6.22%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.32%) WAN
1 16 (4.32%) MPLS
1 16 (4.32%) DNS
1 16 (4.32%) IP Telephony
1 16 (4.32%) Unified Communications
2 14 (3.78%) NAS
2 14 (3.78%) VPN
3 3 (0.81%) Internet
4 2 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.54%) Intranet
4 2 (0.54%) VoIP
4 2 (0.54%) FTP
4 2 (0.54%) OSPF
4 2 (0.54%) BGP
4 2 (0.54%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.05%) MySQL
5 14 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (3.78%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.78%) Riak
6 8 (2.16%) QlikView
6 8 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.81%) DTS
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (14.05%) Selenium
2 40 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (7.57%) HP UFT
4 26 (7.03%) WebDriver
5 22 (5.95%) SoapUI
6 19 (5.14%) Visual Studio
6 19 (5.14%) Selenium IDE
7 18 (4.86%) LoadRunner
8 12 (3.24%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (3.24%) Oracle APEX
9 10 (2.70%) JIRA
10 4 (1.08%) JMeter
11 3 (0.81%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.81%) Firebug
11 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.54%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.54%) Behat
12 2 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.27%) Rational Robot
13 1 (0.27%) OpenSTA
General
1 92 (24.86%) Finance
2 13 (3.51%) Retail
3 10 (2.70%) Marketing
4 8 (2.16%) Legal
5 7 (1.89%) Banking
6 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.27%) Games
7 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 156 (42.16%) Analyst
2 97 (26.22%) Test Analyst
3 61 (16.49%) Tester
4 49 (13.24%) Test Manager
5 46 (12.43%) Test Leader
6 43 (11.62%) Business Analyst
7 41 (11.08%) Senior Analyst
8 37 (10.00%) Test Engineer
9 35 (9.46%) Senior Test Analyst
10 23 (6.22%) Software Tester
11 22 (5.95%) QA Analyst
12 19 (5.14%) Lead Test Analyst
13 17 (4.59%) Financial Business Analyst
13 17 (4.59%) Systems Tester
14 16 (4.32%) Architect
15 15 (4.05%) Software Engineer
15 15 (4.05%) Team Leader
15 15 (4.05%) Automation Tester
15 15 (4.05%) Selenium Tester
16 14 (3.78%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.05%) .NET
2 26 (7.03%) XML
3 23 (6.22%) ASP.NET
4 21 (5.68%) CSS
5 14 (3.78%) Apache Flex
6 7 (1.89%) SOAP
7 6 (1.62%) Web Services
8 5 (1.35%) HTML
9 3 (0.81%) REST
9 3 (0.81%) LINQ
9 3 (0.81%) jQuery
9 3 (0.81%) Middleware
9 3 (0.81%) LAMP
9 3 (0.81%) Ajax
9 3 (0.81%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.81%) JSON
10 2 (0.54%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.54%) RESTful
11 1 (0.27%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.32%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (3.78%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.62%) User Experience
6 4 (1.08%) GIS
6 4 (1.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.81%) RIA
7 3 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.32%) UNIX
2 35 (9.46%) Windows
3 16 (4.32%) Linux
3 16 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (2.16%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.16%) Android
5 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (26.76%) SDLC
3 83 (22.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 82 (22.16%) System Integration Testing
5 78 (21.08%) Integration Testing
6 73 (19.73%) Test Strategy
7 71 (19.19%) Test Management
7 71 (19.19%) Regression Testing
8 67 (18.11%) Test Scripting
9 60 (16.22%) Software Testing
10 57 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (14.05%) System Testing
12 49 (13.24%) Test Automation
13 47 (12.70%) Compatibility Testing
14 45 (12.16%) Non-Functional Testing
15 42 (11.35%) Business Analysis
16 41 (11.08%) ITIL
17 32 (8.65%) Automation Testing
18 28 (7.57%) Project Planning
19 26 (7.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 163 (44.05%) SQL
2 71 (19.19%) Java
3 70 (18.92%) C#
4 24 (6.49%) JavaScript
5 21 (5.68%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.24%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.81%) PHP
7 3 (0.81%) C++
7 3 (0.81%) Ruby
8 1 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 141 (38.11%) ISTQB
2 55 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 29 (7.84%) ISEB Practitioner
4 18 (4.86%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (4.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 14 (3.78%) Degree
7 3 (0.81%) APMG
8 2 (0.54%) CISM
8 2 (0.54%) CISSP
9 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (27.03%) QA
2 5 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (4.32%) Active Directory
1 16 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.78%) VMware ESX
2 14 (3.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (5.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.54%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.54%) Cacti
Vendors
1 52 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.08%) HP
3 35 (9.46%) Oracle
4 32 (8.65%) IBM
5 16 (4.32%) Cisco
5 16 (4.32%) Red Hat
5 16 (4.32%) VMware
5 16 (4.32%) F5
6 14 (3.78%) NetApp
6 14 (3.78%) Infoblox
6 14 (3.78%) EMC
7 3 (0.81%) Citrix
7 3 (0.81%) Cognos
8 2 (0.54%) CA
8 2 (0.54%) Riverbed
8 2 (0.54%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, death in service etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago